EWAN

The Tagalog word ewan is a conversational form of aywan. It means 'to not know.'



Ewan! = Aywan!
Dunno. = I don't know.


Ewan ko.
I don't know.


Ewan ko po.
I don't know. (addressing someone older)


Ewan ko kung anong ginawa niya.
I don't know what he/she did. 


Ewan ko ba!
Gosh, I dunno. 


Ewan ko kung bakit.
I don't know why.


The Tagalog word ewan is also used for other people too but it is not as common.


Ewan niya.
= Hindi niya alam.
He/She doesn't know.


The Visayan equivalent of this Tagalog word is Ambot.